"The president brought up that he hadn't always had the best relationship with business, and he didn't think he deserved that, but he understood that's where things were and wanted it to be better."
- David M. Cote, CEO, Honeywell, after a meeting of business executives with President Obama at the White House.
"Choices made by Jon Corzine during his tenure as chairman and CEO sealed MF Global's fate."
- Rep. Randy Neugebauer (R., Texas) on results of congressional oversight panel on the fall of MF Global.
"It is bittersweet, but these days, it doesn't pay to wait in line when you can sit in your PJs, spend time with your family, and shop online for the same deals."